The '''University of California, San Francisco''' ('''UCSF'''), is a center of health sciences research, patient care, and education devoted solely to graduate education and located in San Francisco
. The UCSF School of Medicine is one of the most selective medical schools in the United States based on average Medical College Admission Test|MCAT
score, Grade point average|GPA
, and acceptance rate. In 2015, 7,393 people applied and 437 were interviewed for 149 positions in the entering class.
[[http://meded.ucsf.edu/admissions/successful-applicant-profile-class-2019 "UCSF School of Medicine Admissions"]]
UCSF is ranked 3rd among research-oriented medical schools in the United States and ranked 3rd for primary care
by ''U.S. News and World Report,'' making it the only medical school to achieve a top-5 ranking in both categories.
UCSF is currently ranked 2nd among medical schools in the world by the Academic Ranking...